Cowboy Christmas

December 6 - 15, 2018
Open 9A.M. until 5P.M. Daily
Free Admission
Las Vegas Convention Center, South Halls
3150 Paradise Road
Las Vegas, NV 89109

Getting There

There is more than one way to get to the Las Vegas Convention Center. Attendees can use the Las Vegas Monorail, taxi service, personal vehicle or other ride-share services.

2018 Wait List Application

The application deadline was April 30, 2018. Please click here to download the 2018 Wait List application.

New 2018

NFR Extra

Join us upstairs for the newest initiative in 2018 – NFR Extra, a customized studio at Cowboy Christmas capturing unique interviews and insights from the following groups associated with the Wrangler NFR in December:
• Entertainment
• Stock Contractors
• Contestants
• Past World Champions
• Hotel Partners
• Rodeo Committees
• PRCA/Industry

Once the NFR is over, NFR Extra will become an hour-long podcast in 2019 which will air twice monthly and feature icons that make up the rodeo and Western lifestyle.

Junior NFR BLVD.
Take a stroll along the red carpet at 12 Gauge Ranch's Junior NFR BLVD., where you can find fun interactive exhibits from sponsors of each event and the Junior NFR. The red carpet will lead you to the Wrangler Rodeo Arena.

Priefert Rodeo & Ranch Equipment
Crooked Horn Cowboy Protection
Purcella Performance Drags
SportChassis LLC
Lane Frost Brand
Salient Designs
Med-Vet Pharmaceuticals
Copper Spring Ranch
Hooey LLC
Wild Bill's Old Fashioned Soda
Dash N Dally
Chris Ledoux Merchandise
Rodeo Fame, LLC
Justin Sportsmedicine Team
Ram/Ram Rodeo Series
Junior Roughstock Association

Cavender’s Speed Zone presented by Priefert
Cross-fire to the Speed Zone, where you can learn the ropes from rodeo legend Speed Williams. In this area, fans can be the first to see and rope the ‘Speed Trainer,’ a stationary training device developed by Priefert. Please see the daily schedule here:

Speed Zone
9 a.m. - 11 a.m. Free practice on Speed Trainer
11 a.m. - 12 p.m. Seminar by Speed Williams
12 p.m. – 1 p.m. Free practice on Speed Trainer
1 p.m. - 3 p.m. Competitions in Team Roping, Tie-Down Roping, Breakaway and Goat Tying (Registration on Site)

About Us

So much to enjoy at the Cowboy Christmas again this year! From great shopping to interactive displays, the Junior NFR to Flint Rasmussen, there’s something for everyone. Free to the public, Cowboy Christmas will be open 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily. To add to the overall experience, RMEF’s Hunter & Outdoor Christmas Expo will be co-located upstairs again this year in the South Halls.


Cowboy Christmas
Las Vegas Convention Center, South Halls
3150 Paradise Road
Las Vegas, NV 89109